•By Musbau Rasak
Another NIgerian has been killed in South Africa!
His identity was revealed as Benjamin Simon Okoronkwo. Okoronkwo was shot dead by unknown gunmen at about 3am on Saturday, 3 August, 2019 in his car in Johannesburg. He was 33 years of age and a Taxify driver until his gruesome murder!
The murder was confirmed by a release by the Nigerian Union South Africa (NUSA) signed by its Assistant National Publicity Secretary, Hon Iyke Odeja.
According to the release, the murdered Nigerian was a native of Okposi in Ohaozara Local Government Area of Ebonyi State and he is survived by a wife and two children.
According to the statement, “Hon. Iyke Odefa, the Ass. National Publicity Secretary of Nigerian Union South Africa visited the scene of the ugly incident and later went to open a case of murder at Mofartview Police Station in Johannesburg south cluster”.
The statement stated further that the Nigerian community is, “calling yet again on law enforcement to investigate this murder case and whoever is involved should be prosecuted”.